Tōbu Nikkō Station

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Coordinates: 36°44′53″N 139°37′12″E / 36.748056°N 139.62008°E / 36.748056; 139.62008

For the JR East station, see Nikkō Station.
Tōbu-Nikkō Station
東武日光駅
TOBURAILWAY TOBU-NIKKO STA EKISHA.JPG
Tōbu Nikkō Station, October 2008
Location
Prefecture Tochigi
(See other stations in Tochigi)
City Nikkō
Neighborhood etc. 4-3 Matsubara-chō
Postal code 321-1406
(in Japanese) 日光市松原町4-3
History
Year opened 1929
Rail services
Station number(s) TN-25
Operator(s) Tobu Railway
Line(s) Tōbu Nikkō Line
Statistics 2,593 passengers/day (FY2011)
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station

Tōbu-Nikkō Station (東武日光駅 Tobu-Nikko-eki?) is a railway station on the Tobu Nikko Line in Nikkō, Tochigi, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Tobu Railway.

Lines[edit]

Tōbu-Nikkō Station is the terminus of the Tōbu Nikkō Line, and is located 94.5 km from the starting point of the Nikko Line at Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen Station.[1] The station is served by all-stations "Local" services from Shin-Tochigi, as well as direct Limited express Spacia and limited-stop "Rapid" and "Section Rapid" services from the Asakusa terminal in Tokyo.[2]

Station layout[edit]

The station has five terminating platforms, numbered 1 to 2 and 4 to 6.

Adjacent stations[edit]

Sign on the platform
« Service »
Tobu Nikko Line (TN-25)
Shimo-Imaichi (TN-23)   Limited Express Spacia   Terminus
Shimo-Imaichi (TN-23)   Rapid   Terminus
Kami-Imaichi (TN-24)   Section Rapid   Terminus
Kami-Imaichi (TN-24)   Local   Terminus

History[edit]

Tōbu-Nikkō Station opened on 1 October 1929.[1]

From 17 March 2012, station numbering was introduced on Tobu lines, with Tōbu-Nikkō Station becoming "TN-25".[3]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2011, the station was used by an average of 2,593 passengers daily.[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 223. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 
  2. ^ 2013 Tobu Timetable, published March 2013
  3. ^ "「東武スカイツリーライン」誕生! あわせて駅ナンバリングを導入し、よりわかりやすくご案内します" [Tobu Sky Tree Line created! Station numbering to be introduced at same time] (pdf). Tobu News (in Japanese). Tobu Railway. 9 February 2012. Retrieved 8 June 2013. 

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